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2013 The Kiteboarder Calendar Now Shipping

2013 The Kiteboarder Calendar Now Shipping

The Kiteboarder's 2013 Kiteboarding Wall Calendar is now shipping. Get yours in The Kiteboarder Store!

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Youri Zoon and Karolina Winkowska Crowned 2012 PKRA World Champions After Intense Last Day of Competition

Youri Zoon and Karolina Winkowska Crowned 2012 PKRA World Champions After Intense Last Day of Competition

Today, on the biggest day of the year, the 2012 Freestyle World Champion was decided, and what an incredible day it was. In fact, no one could have anticipated how close the final results would actually be – and this day went down in history, providing some of the most epic final battles ever witnessed.

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Sugar Bowl Welcomes Snowkiting to Tahoe for 2012/2013 Season

Sugar Bowl Welcomes Snowkiting to Tahoe for 2012/2013 Season

One of Tahoe’s most prominent ski areas, Sugar Bowl Resort, has embraced this sport and will be offering a riding and lesson area for people to learn and enjoy.

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VIDEO: Slingshot Boards: Hand Built in the USA

VIDEO: Slingshot Boards: Hand Built in the USA

Get an inside look at the Slingshot board factory where Slingshot's wakeboards and twin tip kiteboards are built.

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Much Anticipated Hidden Lines Movie to be Posted Online

Much Anticipated Hidden Lines Movie to be Posted Online

Get out your big screen, plug in your sound system, and invite your friends over to watch the first part of Hidden Lines. EyEFORcE is proud to announce that the first part of Hidden Lines will be released online on November 21.

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PKRA China Wraps Up with LIght Wind Conditions

PKRA China Wraps Up with LIght Wind Conditions

Each competitor retained high expectations for this closing day in such an enchanting place; however, the wind gods turned out to have different plans. Hanging around the event site checking emails, playing games, and socializing, the riders paid close attention to the official notice board and any sign of a greater breeze.

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Patagonia Announces Plant-Based Wetsuit

Patagonia Announces Plant-Based Wetsuit

Patagonia Inc., a leading designer of core outdoor, surf, and sport-related apparel, equipment, footwear and accessories, and Yulex Corporation, a clean technology company developing agricultural-based biomaterials for medical, consumer, industrial, and bioenergy products, announced today the introduction of a guayule-based wetsuit, a renewable biorubber that is the first alternative to traditional fossil-based Neoprene.

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Lord of the Wind Showdown Slated for January 10-15, 2013

The 2013 Lord of the Wind Showdown is off and running, Jan 10 through Jan 15 in Los Barriles Mexico. With the consistent north winds blowing and the warm water, this is the perfect destination for one of the sport’s top competitions.

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Lewis Crathern joins BEST Kiteboarding

Lewis Crathern joins BEST Kiteboarding

BEST Kiteboarding continues their streak of adding new team riders with wild man Lewis Crathern.

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VIDEO: Wainman Hawaii Rabbit Gang 2.0 White Edition

VIDEO: Wainman Hawaii Rabbit Gang 2.0 White Edition

Wainman Hawaii has released the Rabbit Gang 2.0 White Edition kites and has released this video starring Lou Wainman and Niccolo Porcella riding in Maui to announce the new kites.

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Kite Racing Shut Out of 2016 Olympics

The Annual General Meeting of the International Sailing Federation approved the decision to keep windsurfing in the Rio 2016 Olympic Games with 51.3% of the votes, reverting the initial option for kiteboarding.

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ISAF Conference: Kites and Windsurfer deal brokered?

The second day of the 2012 ISAF Annual Conference in Dun Laoghaire, Ireland, was marked by a compromise on the vexed issue of Kiteboarding versus Windsurfing for the 2016 Olympics.

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Youri Zoon Joins BEST Kiteboarding

Youri Zoon Joins BEST Kiteboarding

As the 2012 competition season draws to a close BEST is proud to announce that they have secured the services of the current Men's World Champion Youri Zoon for 2013. Team Manager Lia Feriancek commented, "The Global Team at BEST just keeps getting bigger and better."

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Kiteboarding Glacier National Park

Kiteboarding Glacier National Park

Glacier National Park is best known for its spectacular views, abundant wild life, and superb hiking. It also happens to be a great place to kiteboard.

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TKB 2013 Buyer’s Guide Now Available

TKB 2013 Buyer’s Guide Now Available

The Kiteboarder Magazine 2013 Buyer's Guide contains 185 pages of knowledge on 2013 kiteboarding gear. This is the largest collection of gear info we've ever put together in one place!

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